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Devere Allen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-053
Abstract

Author, editor, journalist and lecturer; advocate of internationalist pacifism; influential member of the Socialist Party in the 1930s; genealogist; recorder of Rhode Island history and lore; named Harold Devere Allen.

Dates: 1809-1978; Majority of material found within 1910-1955

Committee on Militarism in Education Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-009
Abstract Includes minutes of the executive committee, annual reports, correspondence (1925-1940), financial records, form letters, articles and manuscripts, pamphlets, CME periodicals and other publications, photographs, and newspaper clippings. Subject files provide state-by-state coverage of the U.S. Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC), Citizens Military Training Corps (CMTC) and Civilian Conservation Corps, and congressional anti-conscription campaigns. Correspondents include Devere Allen,...
Dates: 1925-1940

Consultative Peace Council Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Consultative Peace Council
Abstract

Includes correspondence, reports, financial records, administrative files, minutes of meetings, publicity materials, brochures, newspaper clippings. Correspondents include: Devere Allen, Dorothy Detzer, Alfred Hassler, Jessie Wallace Hughan, Abe Kaufman, Frederick J. Libby, A.J. Muste, Ray Newton, Mildred Scott Olmsted, John Swomley, E. Raymond Wilson, and M.R. Zigler.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1969; Majority of material found within 1939-1955

Emergency Peace Campaign Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-012
Abstract Initiated in late 1935 by the American Friends Service Committee and other pacifists; originally planned as a two-year campaign to rally peace, religious, labor, African-American and student groups; aim was to organize a national campaign to promote peace principles in the face of preparation for war in Europe, and to keep the United States out of war; may have been preceded by the Emergency Peace Committee (1931-1933), though this has not been documented. The first EPC office opened in...
Dates: 1936-1937

Friends Committee on National Legislation Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-047
Abstract

A Quaker lobbying group established in 1943 to bring conscience and spiritual values to the political process in Washington; it grew out of the work of the Friends War Problems Committee in 1940.



Dates: 1943-

J. Stuart Innerst Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-103
Overview J. Stuart Innerst was a United Brethren in Christ missionary to China in the 1920s. Innerst and his wife Marion Reachard Innerst left China in 1927 with great concerns about the influence of western imperialism in that country. J. Stuart Innerst served as pastor of several churches and joined the Society of Friends in 1943. In addition to his pastoral work, Innerst also served as the Director of the Quaker Friends in Washington Program (1960-1961, lobbied members of Congress regarding China,...
Dates: 1920-1975

Macedonia Cooperative Community Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-071
Overview The Macedonia Cooperative Community was formed in 1937 northern Georgia by Morris Randolph Mitchell (1895-1976), an educator who later served as the first president of Friends World College. The Macedonia Cooperative Community, which took its name from a nearby Baptist Church, was comprised of families who worked collectively on dairy, agricultural, forestry, and woodworking projects that provided the economic underpinnings of the community. Originally established as an economic cooperative,...
Dates: 1937-1958

National Council for Prevention of War Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-023
Abstract

The National Council for Prevention of War (NCPW) was directed by J. Frederick Libby for many years; it lobbied Congress and created educational peace material, among other activities and campaigns.

Dates: 1921-1975

Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-030
Overview The Pennsylvania Committee for Total Disarmament was active from 1930 to 1936, chiefly in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Through public opinion and personal contacts, PCTD supporters pressured Congress to support total disarmament, including passage of the Frazier Amendment outlawing war. Other objectives of the Committee included a Congressional investigation of the munitions industry, opposition to all preparations and training for war (including ROTC), and support for...
Dates: 1930-1938

E. Raymond Wilson Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-070
Overview E. Raymond Wilson (1896-1987), a Quaker peace lobbyist, helped found the Friends Committee on National Legislation in 1943 and served as its Executive Secretary until 1962. He also helped organize the Committee on Militarism in Education in 1925. From 1931 to 1943, he served as Field and Education Secretary of the Peace Section of the American Friends Service Committee. He was the author of two books. The papers of E. Raymond Wilson contain personal and professional correspondence,...
Dates: 1914-1987

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Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 7
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 7
Newton, Ray 7
Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977 6
Allen, Devere, 1891-1955 5
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Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 5
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 5
American Friends Service Committee 4
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 4
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 4
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 4
Page, Kirby, 1890-1957 4
Swomley, John M., 1915-2010 4
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 4
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 3
Brinton, Ellen Starr, 1886-1954 3
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
Committee on Militarism in Education (U.S.) 3
Emergency Peace Campaign (U.S.) 3
Hassler, Alfred, 1910- 3
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 3
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 3
Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973 3
Snyder, Edward F. 3
Stewart, Annalee, 1900?- 3
Van Kirk, Walter W. (Walter William), 1891-1956 3
Allinson, Brent D. (Brent Dow) 2
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst), 1901-1949 2
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Fey, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1898-1990 2
French, Paul Comly, 1903-1960 2
Hadley, Jeanette 2
Harker, Charles H. 2
Harris, Paul, b. 1897 2
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
Innerst, J. Stuart, 1894-1975 2
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 2
Johnson, Edwin C. (Edwin Carl), 1884-1970 2
Kaufman, Abraham 2
Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962 2
Pacifist Action Committee 2
Randall, Mercedes M. (Mercedes Moritz), 1895-1977 2
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 2
Royden, A. Maude (Agnes Maude), 1876-1956 2
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 2
Scudder, Vida Dutton, 1861-1954 2
Solt, Guy W. 2
Whitney, Norman J. (Norman Jehiel), 1891-1967 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
Adler, Friedrich 1
Agus, Jacob B. (Jacob Bernard), 1911-1986 1
Alexander, Horace Gundry, 1889-1989 1
Allen, Horatio, 1802-1889 1
Alley, Alden Gifford 1
American Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky 1
American Friends Service Committee. Peace Section 1
American League against War and Fascism 1
Angell, Stephen Ward, 1952- 1
Anti-War Mobilization Mass Meeting (1940 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Armstrong, Eunice B. 1
Atkinson, Henry A. 1
Ayusawa, Iwao, 1894-1972 1
Babcock, Caroline L. (Caroline Lexow), 1882- 1
Baer, Gertrude 1
Baugher, Norman J., 1917-1968 1
Beard, Charles A. (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 1
Benoit, Emile 1
Berg, Russel O. 1
Beverage, Albion P. 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Blake, Eugene Carson, 1906-1985 1
Bliss, George I. 1
Boeckel, Florence Brewer, 1885- 1
Bolling, Landrum Rymer 1
Boss, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1888- 1
Brainerd, Heloise, 1881-1969 1
Brickner, Balfour, 1926-2005 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Bromley, Dorothy Dunbar, 1896-1986 1
Broun, Heywood, 1888-1939 1
Brown, Francis G. 1
Brown, H. Runham (Herbert Runham), 1879-1949 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 1
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 1
Butler, Smedley D. (Smedley Darlington), 1881-1940 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Byrns, Elinor 1
Catchpool, Corder, 1883-1952 1
Ceresole, Pierre, 1879-1945 1
Chalmers, Frances K. (Frances Kinghorn) 1
Chase, E. Dixwell 1
Civilian Public Service 1
Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959 1
Coe, George Albert, 1862-1951 1
Committee to Oppose the Conscription of Women 1
Conference for the Reduction and Limitation of Armaments (1932-1934) (Geneva, Switzerland) 1
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